Anglo-American is a term usually implying a relationship between the United States and the United Kingdom (specifically England), or the two countries' shared language (English) and/or cultural heritage. In this context the term may refer to:
English American, a person from the United States whose ancestry originates wholly or partly in England
A person from the United States who speaks English as their first language (see American English)
A collective term referring to those countries that have similar legal systems based on common law
The Anglo-American was an Englishmotor tricycle produced by a York company from 1899 to 1900. The company also offered motors that it claimed were "manufactured throughout in our own works", but which were most likely Continental imports.
Anglo American plc is a multinational mining company based in Johannesburg, South Africa and London, United Kingdom. It is the world's largest producer of platinum, with around 40% of world output. As well as being a major producer of diamonds, copper, nickel, iron ore and metallurgical and thermal coal. The company has operations in Africa, Asia, Australasia, Europe, North America and South America.
In December 2015 the company announced that after a US$3 billion loss in the first half of 2015, it would be undergoing a restructure, including the loss of 85,000 jobs out of 135,000.
1917 to 1990
Sir Ernest Oppenheimer, along with the American bank J.P. Morgan & Co., founded the Anglo American Corporation. A gold mining company, in 1917 with £1million, raised from UK and US sources, and ultimately derived the name of the company.
The AAC became the majority stakeholder in the De Beers company in 1926, a company formerly controlled by Alfred Beit, a fellow Jewish-German emigre of the Oppenheimers. Two years following, the AAC began mining in the Zambian copper belt.
However, that’s not always the case ... Therefore, I think it could make sense for me to buy mining companies such as BHP, Rio Tinto and Anglo-American. These are some of the world’s largest mining companies producing everything from iron ore to copper and diamonds ... In an inflationary environment, mining costs would also increase ... .
DUBLIN. After a brief period in the black during mid-morning trading, the Iseq finished down 1.35 per cent ...LONDON ... Mining stocks including Rio Tinto, Anglo American and BHP were the biggest drags on the index, while oil heavyweights BP and Royal Dutch Shell fell, tracking a fall in oil and metal prices ... Shares fell 1.4 per cent ... EUROPE ... NEW YORK ... .
And just like that, Anglo American, the venerable 104-year old South African mining company, is a ten bagger ... At that stage, could Anglo American have gone bankrupt? Well, it wasn’t an entirely far-fetched notion, even if the really smart money didn’t think so.
The Anglo American (LSE... Anglo American lifted the final dividend 53% to 72p a share, while rising commodity prices generated enough cash to pay down $2bn off its net debt, reducing the total to $5.6bn ... My other worry is that the Anglo American share price has flown so high that it will be hard to maintain the momentum.
Anglo AmericanPLC on Thursday reported that its profit fell 41% in 2020, as the coronavirus pandemic disrupted its operations especially in the first half of the year ... Anglo American declared a final dividend of $0.72 a share, ...